Grasses—green, neatly trimmed, symbols of civic virtue—shaped the national landscape. They have now outlived their purpose.
The firm is doubling down on search that is conversational, contextual, and personal.
Mars One is not the first project hoping to
boldly permanently go where no man has gone before.
The social news site is figuring out ways to bring "breaking news" and "social news" together (cat GIFs optional).
The new typography of irony
Sean Parker's over-the-top wedding is sending a terrible message—and a wonderful one.
It's becoming harder and harder to be ignorant of ignorance.
Spectacular footage of a mountain landslide, captured from a close (but safe) range
If you're looking for a job, why not apply to oversee the world's most famous megalith?
Why we turn to labels in times of crisis -- and why we should stop
... But you will have a very fun time in the process.
The 20th century version was eerily similar to the hand-shot news of today.
Sorry, beer pong: CERN scientists have found a much better use for your ball.
"Please" = "thanto." "Will please" = "belthanto." "Pleased" = "erpthanto."
Empathy, in the guise of a spreadsheet
"Today's sophisticated tax software is almost like having a CPA in your CPU!"
The newest exhibit at the Smithsonian's Air and Space Museum explores the long history of path-making.
This is what they look like plotted on a map.
Rehydrated, ghastly pink, a little bit slimy ... and apparently delicious
Before she became the "Milk Snatcher," Thatcher found another way to work with dairy.
It's not going anywhere, guys -- and the Internet has only increased its power. We might as well have some good names for it.